International Nutrition

a) Provide a brief introduction statement which outlines the assignment topic and the  relevant sections to follow.
b) Give a short overview of the main health outcomes for both the mother and baby, resulting  from the micronutrient deficiency you have chosen. This section should be well referenced with scientific literature cited. You should reference individual studies but also systematic reviews where possible, to show the link between the micronutrient deficiency and maternal and child health. You should include relevant health outcomes both during pregnancy (for the
mother and/ or baby) and during childhood (after pregnancy).
c) Identify the immediate cause or causes (if there are more than one) which contributes to  the micronutrient deficiency in pregnancy. You should briefly define the cause and link this to maternal and child health. This section should be well referenced with scientific literature cited. As this will be discussed in the study guide you should be familiar with these concept